|Application deadline:||Start in 1 September: June (non-EEA: June).|
|Tuition fee:||Not specified|
|Start date:||September 2015|
|Credits (ECTS):||90 ECTS|
|Duration full-time:||18 months|
|Delivery mode:||On Campus|
Become a StudyPortals member and get access to exclusive information, like scholarships and student reviews, related to your favourite programme!
Are you already a StudyPortals Member?
Find all members only information here
In the Master in Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics you acquire extensive knowledge of epidemiology, statistics and economics, and techniques in the economic analysis of epidemiological data.
The Master programme in Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics is an 18-month, non-subsidised programme (see website for payment information). You will acquire extensive knowledge of epidemiology, statistics and economics, techniques in the economic analysis of epidemiological data, and the ability to apply theoretical epidemiological and health research concepts to practical veterinary medicine. In total, 6 months of this 18-months programme will consist of courses in epidemiology, statistics, study design, animal health economics and scientific writing, as well as practical training in statistical analyses and computer statistical programmes. The other 12 months will be spent on a research project applying a variety of epidemiological and statistical methods. A research topic can be selected from within one of the research programmes of the Department of Farm Animal Health or in one of the other programmes of the Institute of Veterinary Research (IVR). Graduates of the programme are prepared for further PhD studies, or for veterinary research and disease control programmes, including application in developing countries.
Types of teaching (in year 1): * theory: 30%
* practice: 20%
* self study: 50%
Programme internationalization: * Studying abroad is discouraged.
This programme has a workload of 90 ECTS.
Certified competences: Qualified Veterinarian (DVM, BVSc, BVM etc.)
Written request: Letter of motivation and description of current activities
Additional language requirements: * IELTS overall band: 6
* TOEFL computer based: 213
* TOEFL internet based: 80
| CAE score: (read more) |
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is part of the Cambridge English suite and is targeted at a high level (IELTS 6.5-8.0). It is an international English language exam set at the right level for academic and professional success. Developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment - part of the University of Cambridge - it helps you stand out from the crowd as a high achiever.
|180 (Grade C)|
|TOEFL iBT® test:||80|
Accredited by: NVAO in: The Netherlands
Sign in to find all related scholarships and all information about funding here.
Not a member yet? Create an account and join +150 000 StudyPortals members.